Below 100: Wear Your Seatbelt

When you combine a lack of seatbelt with high speeds, you have the deadliest epidemic our profession has seen since the gun violence from three decades ago.

Capt. Travis Yates, owner of www.policedriving.com, talks about why wearing a seatbelt isn't an option; it's a must. Wear Your Seatbelt is one of the five tenets of Law Officer's Below 100 initiative.

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